Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Alabanza : New and Selected Poems 1982-2002 - 03 edition

Alabanza : New and Selected Poems 1982-2002 (ISBN10: 0393326217; ISBN13: 9780393326215)
ISBN13: 978-0393326215
ISBN10: 0393326217

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0393051926
ISBN10: 0393051927

Summary: Alabanza is a twenty-year collection charting the emergence of Martín Espada as the preeminent Latino lyric voice of his generation. "Alabanza" means "praise" in Spanish, and Espada praises the people Whitman called "them the others are down upon": the African slaves who brought their music to Puerto Rico; a prison inmate provoking brawls so he could write poetry in solitary confinement; a janitor and his solitary strike; Espada's ...show more own father, who was jailed in Mississippi for refusing to go to the back of the bus. The poet bears witness to death and rebirth at the ruins of a famine village in Ireland, a town plaza in México welcoming a march of Zapatista rebels, and the courtroom where he worked as a tenant lawyer. The title poem pays homage to the immigrant food-service workers who lost their lives in the attack on the World Trade Center.

From the earliest out-of-print work to the seventeen new poems included here, Espada celebrates the American political imagination and the resilience of human dignity. Alabanza is the epic vision of a writer who, in the words of Russell Banks, "is one of the handful of American poets who are forging a new American language, one that tells the unwritten history of the continent, speaks truth to power, and sings songs of selves we can no longer silence." ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 03
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Co.
Published: 11/28/2004
International: No



List Price: $16.95
Used $6.61
Used
Save $10.34 (61%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 16 hours and 55 minutes and it ships by Noon CT tomorrow!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

33 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Alabanza : New and Selected Poems 1982-2002
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (33)  |  New (12)  |  Like New (8)  |  Very Good (3)  |  Good (9)  |  Acceptable (1)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$6.61
+$3.99 s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for $3.99. FREE Ground Shipping over $25! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$14.67
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
New
Barnes & Noble.com
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Last Page Books-Dallas
Dallas, TX
Seller Rating: 4.46
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Goodwill Michiana
South Bend, IN
Seller Rating: 5
No comments from the seller
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Last Page Books-Columbus
Columbus, OH
Seller Rating: 4.87
2004 Paperback Good
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Silver Arch Books
St Louis, MO
Seller Rating: 4.6
Book shows a small amount of wear - very good condition. Selection as wide as the Mississippi.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Last Page Books-Dallas
Dallas, TX
Seller Rating: 4.46
2004 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac ...show morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! ...show less
$2.84
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
Penntext
Downingtown, PA
Seller Rating: 4.41
May have minimal notes/highlighting, minimal wear/tear. Additional Supplements May not be Included unless previously specified. Please contact us if you have any Questions.
$4.41
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
spellbound PA
McKeesport, PA
Seller Rating: 4.82
2004-11-17 Fine 0393326217 LIKE NEW! ! ! Has a small black line on edge of pages. Tracking is not available for orders shipped outside of the United States. If you would like to track your domestic ...show more order please be sure to select the Priority/Expedited Shipping option. ...show less
$5.09
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
text book recycle ny
malone, NY
Seller Rating: 4.56
2004-11-17 Paperback Good We ship everyday and offer PRIORITY SHIPPING.
$5.93
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Good
One Planet Books
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.55
Ships same day or next business day! UPS expedited shipping available (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes). Used sticker & some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access ...show more code or dust jacket ...show less
$6.34
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
LikeNew
Half Moon Books
Kingston, NY
Seller Rating: 4.57
0393326217 Clean unmarked, unread copy.
Page:   1     2     3     4     |   Next >
Close
Close
Close